The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 168 233 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.68% 14.59% 14.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.48% 54.31% 53.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 135 89
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 429 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.33% 26.86% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 244 181
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 26 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 63 £350 +8.52% 48
Leicestershire -4 41 £300 +3.44% 24
Derbyshire -3 30 £328 +14.91% 21
Northamptonshire -21 18 £293 -2.50% 21
Lincolnshire +4 4 - - 6
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 218 (76.49%) C#
2 148 (51.93%) ASP.NET
3 120 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 116 (40.70%) HTML
5 91 (31.93%) SQL Server
6 90 (31.58%) SQL
7 88 (30.88%) CSS
8 76 (26.67%) MVC
9 75 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (25.61%) jQuery
11 61 (21.40%) Web Services
11 61 (21.40%) Microsoft
12 58 (20.35%) WCF
13 56 (19.65%) .NET Framework
13 56 (19.65%) XML
14 51 (17.89%) HTML5
15 49 (17.19%) Oracle
16 46 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (14.39%) WPF
18 39 (13.68%) CSS3
19 31 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
20 30 (10.53%) Visual Studio
21 29 (10.18%) VB.NET
21 29 (10.18%) Windows
21 29 (10.18%) Finance
22 28 (9.82%) OO
23 27 (9.47%) UNIX
23 27 (9.47%) PL/SQL
24 25 (8.77%) CRM
25 24 (8.42%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (7.72%) IIS
2 21 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.11%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.75%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.05%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) MTS
7 3 (1.05%) DNN
7 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.05%) Node.js
7 3 (1.05%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.70%) Lync
9 1 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) CATIA
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) Tridion
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.51%) SaaS
3 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.51%) HTTP
2 7 (2.46%) Internet
3 6 (2.11%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.11%) DMZ
3 6 (2.11%) Firewall
4 4 (1.40%) VPN
5 3 (1.05%) Intranet
5 3 (1.05%) Network Security
6 2 (0.70%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.70%) RTP
6 2 (0.70%) RIP
6 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (31.93%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.81%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.11%) DB2
10 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.35%) MySQL
13 1 (0.35%) SQLite
13 1 (0.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 31 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.56%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.21%) Subversion
5 8 (2.81%) Selenium
5 8 (2.81%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.75%) NUnit
6 5 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.40%) MSTest
7 4 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.40%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.05%) Ant
8 3 (1.05%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.05%) Grunt
8 3 (1.05%) Yeoman
8 3 (1.05%) Bower
9 2 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.70%) Maven
9 2 (0.70%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (10.18%) Finance
2 20 (7.02%) Retail
3 6 (2.11%) Advertising
4 4 (1.40%) Publishing
4 4 (1.40%) Games
4 4 (1.40%) Back Office
4 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.05%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) Legal
6 2 (0.70%) Marketing
6 2 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 212 (74.39%) Developer
2 105 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 82 (28.77%) C# Developer
4 60 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (14.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (12.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (9.82%) Architect
8 22 (7.72%) Analyst
9 16 (5.61%) Designer
10 11 (3.86%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.16%) VB.NET Developer
12 9 (3.16%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.16%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.16%) Development Team Leader
12 9 (3.16%) AWS Architect
13 8 (2.81%) Software Team Leader
13 8 (2.81%) SQL Developer
13 8 (2.81%) .NET Team Leader
14 7 (2.46%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (51.93%) ASP.NET
2 116 (40.70%) HTML
3 88 (30.88%) CSS
4 73 (25.61%) jQuery
5 61 (21.40%) Web Services
6 58 (20.35%) WCF
7 56 (19.65%) .NET Framework
7 56 (19.65%) XML
8 51 (17.89%) HTML5
9 46 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (14.39%) WPF
11 39 (13.68%) CSS3
12 23 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (7.02%) JSON
13 20 (7.02%) SOAP
14 18 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (5.96%) Entity Framework
16 16 (5.61%) AngularJS
16 16 (5.61%) Ajax
17 15 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.56%) Open Source
2 9 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.46%) Clustering
3 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.40%) Xbox
4 4 (1.40%) SCADA
4 4 (1.40%) Streaming Media
4 4 (1.40%) NHS
5 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.05%) Replication
5 3 (1.05%) User Experience
5 3 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) Statistics
7 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.35%) Physics
7 1 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.18%) Windows
2 27 (9.47%) UNIX
3 7 (2.46%) Android
4 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.05%) Linux
5 2 (0.70%) VMS
5 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.67%) MVC
2 75 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (9.82%) OO
4 25 (8.77%) CRM
5 24 (8.42%) TDD
6 22 (7.72%) E-Commerce
7 21 (7.37%) MVVM
8 17 (5.96%) SOA
9 15 (5.26%) OOP
10 14 (4.91%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.56%) Scrum
11 13 (4.56%) Web Development
12 11 (3.86%) Unit Testing
12 11 (3.86%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (3.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (3.86%) Workflow
13 10 (3.51%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.16%) UML
15 8 (2.81%) Waterfall
16 7 (2.46%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 218 (76.49%) C#
2 120 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 90 (31.58%) SQL
4 29 (10.18%) VB.NET
5 27 (9.47%) PL/SQL
6 21 (7.37%) VB
6 21 (7.37%) Java
7 17 (5.96%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.16%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.46%) C++
10 6 (2.11%) VB6
11 4 (1.40%) XAML
11 4 (1.40%) VBA
12 3 (1.05%) Ruby
12 3 (1.05%) C
13 2 (0.70%) VBScript
13 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.70%) R
14 1 (0.35%) PHP
14 1 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (3.86%) Degree
2 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 49 (17.19%) Oracle
3 10 (3.51%) Twitter
4 7 (2.46%) SAP
5 6 (2.11%) Software AG
5 6 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.75%) Intel
7 3 (1.05%) Cisco
7 3 (1.05%) EMC
7 3 (1.05%) Telerik
8 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.70%) webMethods
8 2 (0.70%) VMware
9 1 (0.35%) Serena
9 1 (0.35%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.35%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.35%) Akamai
9 1 (0.35%) Facebook
9 1 (0.35%) Unisys
9 1 (0.35%) JDA
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